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Everything's Gonna Be OkayEverything's Gonna Be Okay
Freeform, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

From "Please Like Me" creator, writer and star Josh Thomas comes half-hour comedy "Everything's Gonna Be Okay," produced by Avalon Television and Freeform. The series introduces Nicholas (Josh Thomas), a neurotic 25-year-old visiting his single dad and two teenage half-sisters, one of whom is on the autism spectrum. He hasn't been particularly present in his siblings' lives, but when their dad reveals that he is terminally ill, the girls have to cope with not only a devastating loss but also the realization that Nicholas is the one who will have to rise to the occasion, move in, and hold it all together.


Thicker Than Water (2014)Thicker Than Water (2014)
SVT, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama
Rating: 2/5

The beautiful island in the Swedish archipelago is home to a popular B&B run by Anna-Lisa and her son Oskar. Anna-Lisa has summoned her daughter Jonna, an actress, and son Lasse, an opportunist, to the island. It is the first time in years that they are together again. When Anna-Lisa is found dead one morning, the siblings learn that she had terminal cancer: Her will stipulates that all three siblings must run the family B&B together for a year, or they won't inherit it at all. It is a mother's last effort to reunite her children. But it will also confront them with the family's unsolved past...


YeminYemin
Kanal D, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Romance
Rating: 5/5

Reyhan is a country girl, humble, kind and caring, who promises to marry the son of old family friend Hikmet, after he reveals a terminal diagnosis. Hikmet is worried about what will become of his family fortune if left to his frivolous son and greedy wife whose only concern is to cement her place among Istanbul's high society. Emir is the son in question, a rebel who prefers to take risks and fritter away his father's hard earned money rather than work in the family business. He agrees to the marriage but with his own promise: he vows to make life miserable for Reyhan, to the extent that she will divorce him, proving to his father that he should be allowed to make his own decisions in life. Yet as the torments begin, Emir starts to question why this innocent girl should suffer while it is his father that he wants to punish. And as he softens, Reyhan sees a gentler side to him, something that she finds impossible to resist.


BucketBucket
BBC Four, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The irrepressible Mim celebrates turning 70 by writing a bucket list. Item one: dragging daughter Fran on the "mini break they never had".The mother and daughter spend a tense weekend at Miniworld, a dated theme-park which Fran had been desperate to visit 30 years ago. When Fran tries to leave, Mim reveals she's dying. Fran tries to make the effort, but new starts and openness are easier said than done.Mim is an eccentric free spirit who believes 70 is the new 40. Fran (Frog Stone) is a reserved high school history teacher in a rut. They are also mother and daughter, and their relationship is not exactly easy. When Mim reveals she is dying and wants to go on a trip to fulfil items on her bucket list, Fran feels that she has no choice but to come along for the ride. Fran and Mim have to try to come to terms with their past and their future as they tick off items on Mim's preposterous list, one by one.


TimeTime
MBC, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama
Rating: 1/5

A man does not have much time to live. Giving everything he has, he struggles to help a woman whose life was destroyed because of him. Soo Ho is the CEO of a restaurant and the son of a family that runs large company W. Due to him, Ji Hyun's life is ruined. Soo Ho wants to turn back time for Ji Hyun. Meanwhile, Ji Hyun had a bright personality and easily socialized with others, but things changed. Her younger sibling suddenly dies and her time stops right there.


My Last DaysMy Last Days
The CW, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

My Last Days is a three part documentary series that features inspirational stories of courageous people who are facing a terminal illness.


Time of DeathTime of Death
Showtime, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Medical, Lifestyle, Documentary

SHOWTIME will take an unflinching, in-depth look at some remarkable individuals facing their own imminent mortality in this documentary series. Each unique, emotionally resonant tale will serve as a tangible reminder of the finite nature of time and mortality.


PenguindrumPenguindrum
MBS, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Rating: 5/5

The story centers around the lives of three siblings, Takakura Kanba, Takakura Shouma and their terminally ill sister Takakura Himari. Himari passes away after going out on a trip with her brothers. She was however, miraculously saved by a spirit thriving in a penguin-shaped hat. In return for her extended life, the twins must search for an item known as the Penguin Drum with the aid of three penguins which are visible only to the siblings.


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